Special Weather Statement

FLZ067-068-221700-
INLAND PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-METRO PALM BEACH COUNTY FL-
1220 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

…SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE
LIGHTNING…SMALL HAIL AND 45 TO 55 MPH WINDS FOR SOUTHEASTERN PALM BEACH COUNTY UNTIL 100 PM EDT…

* AT 1219 PM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 3 MILES SOUTHEAST OF WELLINGTON. THIS STORM WAS NEARLY STATIONARY.

* FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING…GUSTY WINDS FROM 45 TO 55 MPH… SMALL HAIL…TORRENTIAL DOWNPOURS…OR A COMBINATION OF THESE ARE POSSIBLE. LIGHTNING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER RELATED KILLER IN FLORIDA. TREES AND OPEN SHELTERS OFFER NO PROTECTION. THESE WINDS CAN DOWN SMALL TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES…AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS. SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE BUILDING UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE…
WEST PALM BEACH…BOYNTON BEACH…DELRAY BEACH…WELLINGTON… GREENACRES…ROYAL PALM BEACH…ATLANTIS…HAVERHILL…
VILLAGE OF GOLF…LOXAHATCHEE NWR…GOLDEN LAKES…
ROYAL PALM ESTATES…LAKE BELVEDERE ESTATES…DUNES ROAD… LOXAHATCHEE GROVES…FLORIDA GARDENS…CENTURY VILLAGE…
ABERDEEN…ABERDEEN GOLF COURSE AND PLANTATION MOBILE HOME PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM…AND MAY LEAD TO STREET FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT…LON 2645 8024 2668 8031 2673 8013 2648 8009
TIME…MOT…LOC 1619Z 091DEG 2KT 2658 8023

$$

JT

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